The second phase of the Genuine League has ended this afternoon at the facilities of Complex Esportiu Futbol Salou, in a day in which sportsmanship and respect have been the main focus. In total, 18 matches have been played reaching half way of the competition, the third phase will be held in Mallorca.
The events began last Friday with the presentation of the second at the Nou Estadi del Nastic in Tarragona. Then, throughout Saturday and Sunday morning, the matches between the different teams have been played at El Complex Esportiu Futbol Salou. All matches have been played in two artificial grass pitches, which allow a clean conduction of the ball and a rebound without surprises. The pitches were prepared to play football sort 7.
In Addition, the companions have been able to enjoy the matches from first line of the field and from the stands of the facilities. In general, there was a very good atmosphere on and off the pitches. To end, a closing ceremony was held with all the participants.
The Genuine League is a pioneering initiative in the world, a football league for people with intellectual disabilities which starts for the first time this season with the objective of integrating this group in the world of sports.